NFL News and Notes

The New England Patriots continue to lose players on defense, most recently safety Rodney Harrison yesterday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. But, true to form, kicker Adam Vinateri makes his big kick (again) with the game on the line. Yes indeed, despite losing key players and both coordinators, Bill Bellichick still puts the pieces together and

The advantage of practicing indoor sports

It can be very disturbing when we’ve been working all week and hope to play our favorite game on the weekend only to have it canceled due to bad weather. With our climate changing so much, the weather is something we can never be too sure of. The heat seems to be more severe with

Future work: Independent Biohackers

Freelance Biohackers will be at the forefront of tomorrow’s most exciting bioscience projects, playing a key role in tasks ranging from finding the next antibiotic model to developing genetically altered wildlife. According to Hank Greely, director of the Center for Law and Biosciences at Stanford University, the fundamental methods for targeted genetic manipulation are becoming

List of 21 good challenges to play Truth or Dare

At sleepovers, college parties, and birthdays, Truth or Dare remains the most popular game of all time. The only problem is that people run out of ideas for good challenges pretty quickly. Check out this list of challenges for the next time you play Truth or Dare! 1. Tie the wrists and legs for 5

A love for life – Summary of this book

Book: A love for life Writer: Penny Hancock Publisher: Cambridge University Press The story takes place in Cambridge, England. Fanella, a publisher editor, enjoys a good time with her boyfriend, Steven. One day she visits her friend, Teresa’s house and seems upset. Teresa learns by taking the interview that Steven has left her. He wants

Philosophy and things of snowboarding

Philosophy and others Expect snowboarding to be harder to learn than skiing. It is also more interesting and creative. Making decisions on the go is exciting. At first you will fall a lot. You will have to deal with the blows. It pays to anticipate what you are going to do and think about it

NHL realignment explained

During the 2012-13 regular season of yesteryear, the NHL and NHLPA agreed to a restructuring of the league’s divisions. The new NHL Realignment is a drastic departure from the old system of 6 divisions divided evenly into 2 conferences. When the 2013-14 NHL regular season begins, there will be 4 divisions. In the East –

The amazing story of Nigeria’s Olympic dream team

Dream team one was led by Dutchman Johannes Bonfrere and started their way to the final with a 1-0 win over Hungary and a 2-0 win over Japan before completing the first round with a 1-0 loss to Brazilian entrepreneurs. Then the Africans closed out Mexico, led by eccentric goalkeeper Jorge Campos, 2-0, in the

NFC North 2015 offseason changes

Green Bay Packers: The Packers didn’t need to do much offense, so they focused on their defensive weaknesses; grabbing S Damarious Randall from Arizona St and CB Quinten Rollins from Miami, OH with their first two picks. They are both talented and have high ceilings, especially the athletic Rollins who is a convert to basketball

Colorado and Miami share 25th anniversary this year, but little else

The two teams are almost poles apart, even beyond the two thousand miles that separate them geographically. One team made the postseason last year and is expected to do so again in 2018, while the other in another lengthy rebuild hasn’t tasted the playoffs in fifteen years. Colorado is consistently in the top ten clubs